Best Beers Of America


The following are the highest rated beers brewed in America as they appear in the ranks at RateBeer.com. Beer scores are weighted means so that more ratings for a beer increase the score's tendency to the beer's actual mean.

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NameAvg#Style
1Toppling Goliath Kentucky Brunch 4.53150Stout - Imperial Flavored
2Schramm's The Heart of Darkness 4.4289Mead - Melomel/Fruited
3Toppling Goliath Mornin' Delight 4.39268Stout - Imperial Flavored
4Cigar City Hunahpu's Imperial Stout - Double Barrel Aged 4.39332Stout - Imperial Flavored
5Three Floyds Dark Lord - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.36416Stout - Imperial Flavored
6Schramm's A Smile Of Fortune 4.3563Mead - Melomel/Fruited
7Russian River Pliny the Younger 4.35738IIPA - Imperial / Double IPA
8Superstition Straw Berry White 4.3584Mead - Melomel/Fruited
9Three Floyds Dark Lord - Bourbon Vanilla Bean 4.34441Stout - Imperial Flavored
10AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.33880Stout - Imperial Flavored
11Superstition Grand Cru Berry - F.O. Barrel Aged 4.3241Mead - Melomel/Fruited
12Superstition Berry White 4.3195Mead - Melomel/Fruited
13AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged Vietnamese Coffee 4.31197Stout - Imperial Flavored
14Schramm's Madeline 4.3084Mead - Melomel/Fruited
15Founders Barrel Aged CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout) 4.301329Stout - Imperial Flavored
16Bell's Black Note Stout 4.301002Stout - Imperial
17AleSmith Speedway Stout 4.293050Stout - Imperial Flavored
18Hill Farmstead Ann 4.29126Saison / Farmhouse / Grisette
19Schramm's The Statement Reserve 4.2954Mead - Melomel/Fruited
20Cigar City Hunahpu's Imperial Stout 4.291032Stout - Imperial Flavored
21Perennial Abraxas - Barrel Aged 4.28269Stout - Imperial Flavored
22Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) 4.282948Stout - Imperial Flavored
23Superstition Blue Berry White 4.27103Mead - Melomel/Fruited
24Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout 4.271858Stout - Imperial Flavored
25Bell's Expedition Stout 4.273135Stout - Imperial
26Russian River Pliny the Elder 4.272743IIPA - Imperial / Double IPA
27Schramm's Black Agnes 4.27166Mead - Melomel/Fruited
28Goose Island Bourbon County Stout 4.272891Stout - Imperial
29Superstition Endovelicus 4.2652Mead - Melomel/Fruited
30Superstition Grand Cru Berry 4.2678Mead - Melomel/Fruited
31Anchorage A Deal With The Devil Barleywine (Double Oaked) 4.2539BarleyWine / WheatWine / RyeWine
32Bottle Logic / 3 Sons Fundamental Summation 4.2551Stout - Imperial Flavored
33Funky Buddha Morning Wood 4.25203Porter - Imperial Flavored
34Superstition Black Berry White 4.2573Mead - Melomel/Fruited
35Schramm's Red Agnes 4.2487Mead - Melomel/Fruited
36Cigar City Hunahpu's Imperial Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.24211Stout - Imperial Flavored
37Modern Times Monster Tones 4.2443Stout - Imperial Flavored
38Toppling Goliath Assassin 4.24241Stout - Imperial Flavored
39Bell's Bourbon Barrel-Aged Expedition Stout 4.24153Stout - Imperial
40Hill Farmstead Aaron 4.24155BarleyWine / WheatWine / RyeWine
41Side Project Anabasis 4.2423BarleyWine / WheatWine / RyeWine
42Alchemist Heady Topper 4.241588IIPA - Imperial Hazy / NEIPA
43Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Coffee 4.23987Stout - Imperial Flavored
44Cycle Trademark Dispute (Yellow) 4.23124Stout - Imperial Flavored
45Three Floyds Dreadnaught Imperial IPA 4.232083IIPA - Imperial / Double IPA
46Prairie / Evil Twin Bible Belt - Barrel Aged 4.22347Stout - Imperial Flavored
47J. Wakefield / Abnormal Bake Kujira (750ml) 2017 4.2216Stout - Imperial Flavored
48Bottle Logic Fundamental Observation 4.22208Stout - Imperial Flavored
49Firestone Walker Parabola 4.211206Stout - Imperial
50Side Project Beer : Barrel : Time (2018) 4.2114Stout - Imperial